What's happening this week (Feb. 19-Feb. 25)

Staff Writer

Monday, Feb. 19

Inyo Associates
Join community leaders and engaged citizens for networking and discussion about important local and regional topics; 5:30 p.m. social hour at the Eastern California Museum, Independence; 6:30 p.m. dinner, Legion Hall, Independence. RSVP by Feb.16, (760) 876-4444 or email info@lonepinechamber.org.

Tuesday, Feb. 20

County supervisors
The Inyo County Board of Supervisors meets in regular session at 10 a.m. The meeting will be held in the Board Chambers at the County Administrative Center in Independence, 224 N. Edwards St. The meetings can be streamed live at http://www.inyocounty.us/Board_of_Supervisors/.

English class
English for Speakers of Other Languages will be at Bishop Union High School from 6:30-8 p.m. in Room 307. It is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays by the Inyo County Superintendent of Schools and is free. The textbook is $15. The instructor is Julie Metz, (760) 920-5116.

Wednesday, Feb. 21

Bishop Sunrise Rotary Club
Bishop Sunrise Rotary Club meets at 7:11 a.m. at the Northern Inyo Hospital Board Room Annex, 2957 Birch St., Bishop.

NIHD Auxiliary
The Northern Inyo Hospital Auxiliary will meet at 10 a.m. at 2957 Birch St. Work will be done on crafts and holiday items that will be available at the November boutique. This is a volunteer organization that funds support purchasing life-saving equipment for the hospital. For more information, call Shirley Stone, (760) 872-1914.

Thursday, Feb. 22

Tri-County Fair Board
The Tri-County Fair Board of Directors will meet at 10 a.m. in the Tallman Pavilion, Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds, Sierra Street, Bishop.

Yoga classes
The Imagination Lab hosts yoga classes led by Sabine Ellis every Thursday from noon-1 p.m. The Imagination Lab is located at 621 W. Line St., Ste. 204.

Lions Club
The Bishop Lions Club meets at noon in the Patio Building at the Tri-County Fairgrounds.

Bingo at Senior Center
AARP is offering Bingo at 12:45 p.m. at the Bishop Senior Center behind the City Park. Everyone age 18 and older is welcome to attend. For more information, call (760) 873-5839.

Walking Water
Walking Water will have a presentation of the three-year, 550-mile walk from Mono Lake to Los Angeles at the Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center, 2300 W. Line St., Bishop, from 4-6 p.m. It will be a time of story, images and an exploration of next steps. For more information, call Alan Bacock at (760) 938-2003.

Altrusa
The local chapter of Altrusa meets at 5:30 p.m. at Astorga’s Mexican restaurant on the second and fourth Thursday of every month.

Weight Watchers
Weight Watchers meets at 5:30 p.m. at St. Timothy’s Anglican Church every Thursday. The church is located at 700 Hobson St., Bishop.

English class
English for Speakers of Other Languages will be at Bishop Union High School from 6:30-8 p.m. in Room 307. It is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays by the Inyo County Superintendent of Schools and is free. The textbook is $15. The instructor is Julie Metz, (760) 920-5116.

Taking Off Pounds Sensibly
TOPS weight-loss program meets every Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Highlands Adult Clubhouse. Community members can reach their weight-loss goals by providing the tools, information, support and accountability to succeed. TOPS is open to men, women and teens.

Friday, Feb. 23

Child Care Planning Council
The Child Care Planning Council will be meet at 1:30 p.m. in the George Lozito Conference Center behind Child Care Connection in Bishop. For more information, call Sue at (760) 873-5123, ext. 2177.

Saturday, Feb. 24

Laws Museum Members Dinner
The annual Laws Museum Members meeting will be at 5 p.m. with dinner to follow at 5:30 p.m. at the Tallman Pavilion; $30 per person; catered by Linda Dore of Lee Vining. RSVP, (760) 873-5950, Laws Museum, or Box 363, Bishop CA 93515, by Feb. 17.

Bingo at Senior Center
AARP is offering Bingo at the Bishop Senior Center behind the City Park. Those 18 and older are welcome to attend. Doors open at 5 p.m. No sales after 5:45 p.m. Bingo starts at 6 p.m. For more information, call (760) 873-5839.

Walking Water
Walking Water will have a presentation of the three-year, 550-mile walk from Mono Lake to Los Angeles at the Lone Pine Tribal Community Building, 975 Teya Road, Lone Pine, from 4-6 p.m. It will be a time of story, images and an exploration of next steps. For more information, call Alan Bacock at (760) 938-2003.

Sunday, Feb. 25

Eastside Writing Circle
Eastside Writing Circle meets from 1-2:30 p.m. at The Imagination Lab at 621 W. Line St., No. 204, across the street from Dwayne’s Friendly Pharmacy in Bishop. There are no fees or dues and all ages and skill levels and drop-ins are welcome. Contact Marilyn at (760) 920-8013, marilynbphilip@gmail.com for more information.

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